Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 137 91
Rank change year-on-year -38 -46 +50
Contract jobs citing Maven 55 84 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.86% 1.38% 2.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.47% 7.27% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 69
South West median daily rate £488 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +6.06% -2.31%
10th Percentile £383 £369 £323
90th Percentile £525 £575 £570
England median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -28.21% +14.71% +46.49%

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,231 1,155 937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.27% 18.99% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 729 565
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £563 £500
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 51 37
South West median hourly rate £45.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +1.19%
10th Percentile £36.75 £35.25 £32.80
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £53.65
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire 0 24 £450 +5.88% 1
Somerset +5 11 £500 +25.00% 1
Bristol -22 10 £369 -18.06% 5
Gloucestershire -7 5 £500 -16.67% 1
Dorset -9 2 - -
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 47 (85.45%) Java
2 45 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (58.18%) Spring
5 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
6 27 (49.09%) Git (software)
7 25 (45.45%) JUnit
8 24 (43.64%) Scrum
9 23 (41.82%) Cucumber
10 22 (40.00%) HTML
11 20 (36.36%) CSS
11 20 (36.36%) SOAP
12 19 (34.55%) SQL
12 19 (34.55%) JIRA
12 19 (34.55%) Selenium
13 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (32.73%) XML
13 18 (32.73%) BDD
14 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
14 17 (30.91%) Oracle
14 17 (30.91%) TDD
15 16 (29.09%) Ant
16 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
16 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
16 15 (27.27%) VMware
16 15 (27.27%) AWS
16 15 (27.27%) Ansible
17 14 (25.45%) Gradle
17 14 (25.45%) JSF
17 14 (25.45%) PostgreSQL

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 13 (23.64%) Confluence
3 8 (14.55%) Apache
4 6 (10.91%) Mule
5 3 (5.45%) Anypoint
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.82%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) AWS
2 10 (18.18%) Azure
3 9 (16.36%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (10.91%) Apigee
4 6 (10.91%) OpenShift
5 3 (5.45%) GitHub
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.82%) Route 53
6 1 (1.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.45%) Big Data
5 3 (5.45%) MySQL
5 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.64%) HBase
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.82%) DB2
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 27 (49.09%) Git (software)
3 25 (45.45%) JUnit
4 23 (41.82%) Cucumber
5 19 (34.55%) JIRA
5 19 (34.55%) Selenium
6 16 (29.09%) Ant
7 14 (25.45%) Gradle
8 12 (21.82%) Eclipse
8 12 (21.82%) Mockito
9 9 (16.36%) Appium
9 9 (16.36%) IntelliJ
10 7 (12.73%) Apache Buildr
10 7 (12.73%) GitLab
10 7 (12.73%) Subversion
11 6 (10.91%) SoapUI
12 5 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (9.09%) Bitbucket
12 5 (9.09%) jMock
13 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Java Architect
5 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.45%) Java Developer in Test
7 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (5.45%) MuleSoft Developer
7 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) Spring
2 22 (40.00%) HTML
3 20 (36.36%) CSS
3 20 (36.36%) SOAP
4 18 (32.73%) XML
5 14 (25.45%) JSF
6 12 (21.82%) RESTful
6 12 (21.82%) Web Services
7 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 9 (16.36%) REST
9 8 (14.55%) JSON
10 6 (10.91%) Ajax
11 5 (9.09%) JSP
11 5 (9.09%) Kafka
11 5 (9.09%) Struts
12 4 (7.27%) Apache Flex
12 4 (7.27%) J2EE
13 3 (5.45%) JPA
13 3 (5.45%) jQuery
13 3 (5.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.82%) Contactless
2 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.82%) iPad
2 1 (1.82%) NHS
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (43.64%) Scrum
3 18 (32.73%) BDD
3 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (30.91%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
5 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 13 (23.64%) DevOps
7 12 (21.82%) User Stories
8 11 (20.00%) MVC
9 9 (16.36%) Kanban
10 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
10 8 (14.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 8 (14.55%) Web Application Development
11 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.73%) Refactoring
11 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Web Development
13 5 (9.09%) Microservices
13 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) Java
2 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Java 8
5 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.27%) Scala
7 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.64%) C
8 2 (3.64%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Clojure
9 1 (1.82%) Groovy
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Degree
3 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.45%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) vSphere
3 3 (5.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) Ansible
2 13 (23.64%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.09%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.82%) Nagios
6 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.82%) SCOM
6 1 (1.82%) Terraform
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 15 (27.27%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.91%) ForgeRock
3 6 (10.91%) NetIQ
4 4 (7.27%) hybris
5 3 (5.45%) Hortonworks
5 3 (5.45%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.82%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software